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For Spring 2008 Eagle Creek focuses on Exploration System and Pack-It™

July 08, 2007

Whether traveling across town, or circumnavigating the globe, their's art to the journey. For more than 30 years, Eagle Creek has advanced the art; perfecting travel gear that lasts a lifetime. Meticulously built and tested to withstand the rigors of the road, our gear is backed by a Lifetime Guarantee and an industry exclusive, No Matter What Guarantee' on our Exploration System and Velocity Collection.  

Eagle Creek is committed to making innovative travel gear for active, adventurous souls. We relentlessly raise our standards in comfort, durability and organization.  Inventor of the adventure travel' category, Eagle Creek introduced the first convertible backpack on wheels and is revolutionizing the way travelers pack with our Pack-It™ System folders, cubes, sacs and toiletry kits.

New, Refined, Redesigned in the Exploration System

For spring, Eagle Creek's expanding with superior new and redesigned gear built upon years of experience. Highlights include:

  • Redesigned Touch Point™ Handle System and ES2 Wheel System
  • Reengineered handle bucket to reduce size and weight and offering more packing space
  • Increased structure and durability while maintaining light weight
  • Wheel housing reengineered to better protect wheels against urban obstacles and excessive blows

ORV Gear Bags and Trunks

Introducing the new and redesigned ORV Gear Bags and Trunks.  These oversized gear oriented bags and trunks are ideal for the active destination traveler. Eagle Creek expanded the ORV offering to include new sizes and more features, like a stowable Boot Box and engineered Helix™ and Bi-Tech™ fabrics designed to be light, strong and durable. 

All wheels all the time. Eagle Creek's Take Two ORV Trunk 28; the versatile combination of gear bag and bin. The full size gear bag zips away from the wipable bin constructed of water-proof fabric to separate dirty gear from clothing and to lighten the load at airline check-in or on the road. The ORV Trunk 25 joins the redesigned ORV Trunk 30 and the ORV Super Trunk 36 to provide more size options for gear transportation. For carry of trekking poles, fishing rods and other long equipment, the ORV Super Trunk 36 includes a collapsible Pole Vault divider. All trunks are redesigned to include the ES2 Wheel, and Touch Point™ Handle Systems.

The Double Down Gear Bag combines the popular ORV Gear Bag with a drop bottom storage area that's wipable and water resistant for separating dirty or damp gear from clothes. The ORV Gear Bag has been refined with new fabrics, compression straps and exterior fleece-lined pockets.

Pack-It™ for Gear

New for gear packing this spring, Eagle Creek introduces Pack-It™ Gear and Mud Boxes, the packing solutions for oversized stuff.   The system is ideal for oversized gear and clothing and integrates perfectly with Eagle Creek trunks and gear bags. New products include: Pack-It™ Drop Box, Medium and Large Gear Box, Mud Box and the Protech Cubes.  The Drop and Gear Boxes are designed to hold bulky gear like fishing reels and helmets. The Mud Box separates dirty or damp gear or clothing from everything else in the bag and the Protech Cubes are fleece-lined and foam molded to store electronics.

ABOUT EAGLE CREEK

Eagle Creek is a leading travel outfitter, providing smart, innovative and durable luggage, travel bags and accessories. Founded in 1975, California-based Eagle Creek invented the adventure travel gear category, introduced the industry’s first convertible backpack on wheels, established the first complete travel solution system and is revolutionizing the way travelers pack with its Pack-It™ Folders, Cubes, Sacs and Toiletry Kits. Visit eaglecreek.com for more information.

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